The table below looks at the statistics for SS7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SS7 over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank - 178 175
Permanent jobs citing SS7 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.052% 0.053%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.36% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +41.66%
SS7
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
568 560 553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.78% 14.46% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 489 494 441
Average salary £34,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SS7
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SS7 across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SS7 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SS7
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SS7 across the Manchester region.

SS7 Salary Trend in Manchester